The Chinese word 奶奶 is a term used to refer to one’s paternal grandmother. It is a common term of endearment used by Chinese-speaking people to show respect and affection towards their grandmother. The term can also be used to refer to an elderly woman in general, especially in Southern China.
Noun: grandmother (father’s mother)
|奶奶喜欢喝茶||nǎi nai xǐ huān hē chá||Grandma likes to drink tea|
|我经常去看望奶奶||wǒ jīng cháng qù kàn wàng nǎi nai||I often go to visit my grandma|
|奶奶的厨艺很好||nǎi nai de chú yì hěn hǎo||Grandma’s cooking skills are very good|
|我的奶奶今年已经90岁了||wǒ de nǎi nai jīn nián yǐ jīng jiǔ shí suì le||My grandma is already 90 years old this year|
|奶奶喜欢给我们讲故事||nǎi nai xǐ huān gěi wǒ men jiǎng gù shì||Grandma likes to tell us stories|
|奶奶非常关心我们的健康||nǎi nai fēi cháng guān xīn wǒ men de jiàn kāng||Grandma is very concerned about our health|
|奶奶的笑容总是让人感到温暖||nǎi nai de xiào róng zǒng shì ràng rén gǎn dào wēn nuǎn||Grandma’s smile always makes people feel warm|
|我们一家人都很爱奶奶||wǒ men yī jiā rén dōu hěn ài nǎi nai||Our whole family loves grandma very much|
奶奶 is part of HSK Level 3 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 1.